Sky Kim


Sky Kim – Works available on Artsy (link)


Sky Kim lives and works in the New York City area. Born in Seoul, Korea and she received a M.F.A in Painting from Pratt Institute. She is a recipient of the National Museum of Contemporary Art’s National Korean Art Competition Awards and a Pratt Institute Art Grant. She has exhibited in major venues around the world and has been exhibiting and lecturing as a guest artist at universities. Kim’s work is in many private collections worldwide.


Pratt Institute; Brooklyn, N.Y
Master of Fine Arts in Painting (Graduated with Honors)

Solo & Two Person Exhibitions
2018 ‘Expanding Space Time’, Korean Cultural Center/Embassy of the Republic of Korea, Washington DC
         ‘Divine Thread’, Filo Sofi Arts Gallery, New York, NY
2017 ‘Pulse Art Fair Solo Show’, Miami Beach, FL
         ‘Sky Kim & Curtis Bartone’, PrattMWP Gallery in the Museum of Art, Utica, NY
2015 ‘Quantum One’, St. Joseph’s University Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
2014 ‘Mapping Out the Matrix’, Tinney Contemporary, Nashville, TN
2012 ‘One Spirit, One Breath’, Haas Gallery, Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania, PA
         ‘Sacred Geometry’, chashama Gallery, New York, NY
2011 ‘Reiterate the Repeat’, Sheppard Gallery, University of Nevada, NV
        ‘Sea of SAMSARA’, Dalet Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
        ‘SAMSARA’, Earlville Opera House Arts Center, NY
2010 NARS Open Studios Visiting Artist, NARS Foundation, Brooklyn, NY
2008 ‘Two Person Show’, Gallery Oms, Fort Lee, NJ
2002 Duck-won Gallery, Seoul, Korea
1998 ‘Images of Beauty’, The Right Bank Gallery, New York
1998 Dada Gallery, Seoul, Korea
Selected Group Exhibitions
2018 ‘CONTEXT Art Miami Art Fair’, Miami, FL
         ‘Affordable Art Fair’, Hamburg, Germany
         ‘Fire in the Belly’, Burnette Gallery, Woodstock, NY
         ‘Spring Show 18’, Galleri Oxholm, Copenhagen, Denmark
2017 ‘Truth’, BRIC, Brooklyn, NY
          ‘On Belonging and The Void Between’, Gallery Aferro, Newark, NJ
          ‘Personal Tesserac’, Spring/Break Art Show, New York, NY
2016  ‘Rind’, Carrie Able Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
          ‘Beep International Painting Prize’, Elysium Gallery, Swansea Wales, UK 
          ‘Pin It Up’, The Drawing Rooms, Jersey City, NJ
          ‘Errand into The Maze’, Art House Productions, Jersey City, NJ
          ‘Beep International Painting Prize’, Elysium Gallery, Wrenxham Wales, UK      
          ‘On Site in 16 Cities’, Berlin Collective world tour exhibition, Berlin, Germany, Sydney, Australia
2015 ‘EXIT Cartografía de la Creatividad’, The Museo De Arte De Sinaloa (Sinaloa Art Museum), Sinaloa, Mexico.
          ‘Working Artist’, Academic Gallery, Long Island City, NY
          ‘Asian Art 40 Years: Contemporary Views’, QCC Gallery, The City University of New York, NY
2014 ‘Leaps into the Void: Shamanism, Meditation, Transcendence, Oblivion’, Garis & Hahn Gallery, New York, NY
          ‘The Draftsmen’s Congress’, The New Museum, New York, NY
2013 ‘ASlAP’, Dumbo Art Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
         ‘Unsteady Ground’, City without Walls, Newark, NJ
         ‘Breaking Open’, Blank Space, Oslo, Norway
2012 ‘GLAAD Art Auction’, Metropolitan Pavillion, New York, NY
          ‘DUMBO Arts Festival’, Brooklyn, NY
          ‘Subjective Objective’, Victory Arts Projects Art Center, City, NJ
          ‘Elements’, Art House Productions, Jersey City, NJ
          ‘Re-imagine Ourselves’, Yara’s Winter Festival of New Art, Ukrainian Institute, NY, NY
2011 ‘Residue’, Boston Center for the Arts, Boston, MA
         ‘PIN-IT-UP’, Mana Contemporary, Jersey City, NJ
         ‘DUMBO Arts Festival’, Brooklyn, NY (September)
         ‘Homage to Morandi: Essence of Art’, Brain Factory, Seoul, Korea
         ‘Art: Gwangju’, Kimdaejung Convention Center, Gwangju, Korea
2011 ‘Evolution of Power Movements’, The Stoop Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2010 ‘Private Eyes’, I Made an Art Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
         ‘Multiplied Within’, Able Fine Art NY Gallery, NYC
         ‘Made from Earth’, Jersey City Art Fair, Jersey City, NJ
         ‘Ecstatic’, Curious Matter Gallery, Jersey City, NJ
         ‘Fuzzy Logic’, Thompson Gallery, The Cambridge School of Weston, MA
         ‘Oddly Alive’, The Troy Art Center, Troy, NY
2009 ‘Subject to Change, Ox Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
         ‘The Post Party World’, Salon Ciel & Subdivision Art,Long Island City, NY
         ‘Fresh Asphalt’, Gallery Satori, NYC
         ‘Paintpresent’, Lexington Art League, Lexington, KY
         ‘The Sketchbook Project Tour’, Art House Gallery, Museum of Design Atlanta (Atlanta), 
          Museum of Contemporary Art DC (DC), Laconia Gallery (Boston), Antena Gallery, Chicago
          Art Source Gallery (Chicago), Soulard Art Market (St. Louis), 3rdWard (Brooklyn)
2008  ‘Pot Shots at Hot Shots’, 3rdRail Studio, New Rochelle, NY
           ‘Starting Small’, Lana Santorelli Gallery, NYC
2007  ‘New ‘07’ NurtureArt Ten Year Anniversary Exhibition,The Cue Art Foundation,NYC
2005 ‘The Square Foot Show’, Art Gotham, NYC
          ‘Benefit Art Auction for New Orleans, Chi Gallery, Brooklyn ,New York
2003 – 2000 ‘Brooklyn Express’, Injae Art Museum, Joenju University, Duck-won Gallery, Korea
2000 ‘Forest of Humans & Forest of Paintings’, Kwangju Biennale 2000, Kwangju,Korea
          ‘The 14thKorean Art Competition’, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Korea
1999 ‘Confluence of Cultures’, Gallery Korea, Pratt Manhattan Gallery, Shaffler
          Gallery, New York
1998 ‘Objects & Photo’, Eklektikos Gallery, Phoenix, Arizona
          ‘People Place Things’, Galleria Boricua, NYC
          ‘Version 21’, Tunnel, NYC
          ‘La Grande Salon’, Ridged Street Gallery, NYC
Art Fairs
2018  ‘CONTEXT Art Miami Art Fair’, Miami, FL
           ‘Affordable Art Fair’, Hamburg, Germany
2017  ‘Pulse Art Fair’, Art Basel Miami, FL
          ‘Spring Break Art Show, New York, NY
2014  ‘ART TORONTO International Art Fair’, Toronto, Canada
2010  ‘Governors Island Art Fair, New York, NY
           ‘Affordable Art Fair”, Montclair Museum, NJ
Artist Residency
2016  ‘Kunsthauset Messen’, Alvik, Norway
2014  ‘Art Kibbutz’, The New Museum, New York, NY
2013  ‘Vermont Studio Center’, Vermont, USA
Visiting Artist 
2015  St. Joseph’s University Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
2012  Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania, PA
2011  University of Nevada, NV
Work Review: Juxtapoz Magazine, 2017
Interview: Wall Street International, 2017
Exhibition Review: Artefuse, NY, 2014
Exhibition Review: Arts Observer, NY 2012
Exhibition Review: The Jersey City Independent, 2012
Exhibition Review: The Boston Globe, MA, 2011
Exhibition Review: The Philadelphia Inquirer, PA, 2011
Exhibition Review: The Post Standard, Syracuse, NY, 2011
Exhibition Review:WMBC-TV, NY, 2010
Interview: The Korea Daily, NY, 2010
Interview: Weekly SpotlightArtist in Artlog, 2009.
Exhibition Review: The Korea Herald, Korea, 2002
Exhibition Review: The Washington Post, Washington DC, 1997

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